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Daily Announcements

September 14, 2020

FRIDAY, JAN 15

 

PROVINCIAL ASSESSMENT SCHEDULE – JANUARY 2021:  Schedule is posted on the Ballenas Website under School News, click here to view it.

Special Olympics Mentorship Program - Are you interested in being active and supporting one of your peers? If so, then come to the auditorium at lunch TODAY Friday, January 15th to get more information on the Special Olympics Unified Sport Program that we are starting at Ballenas. If you have any questions, come see Ms. Kerr in the gym or you can email her at jkerr@sd69.bc.ca. Chat with Adelaide Waldie to get a students perspective on this amazing opportunity for ALL of our students. 

Grads: Check the Google classroom for the two links for the yearbook. One is for your Grad Write-up and the other is for another special feature for the grad section in the yearbook. Both need to be completed by TODAY February 15th, 2021.  Yearbook Write-Up            Senior Connections

GRAD PHOTOS:  Grad Class of 2021 you are now able to sign up for your GRAD PORTRAIT Session with Lifetouch Photography!  All grad photos will be on location at the Lifetouch studio at 2701 Alberni Highway.  Dates Jan 11-15, retakes Feb. 4 & 5.  To schedule your appointment please go to: schedule.prestigeportraits.ca  Visit the Ballenas website for more information.

The GSA (Gender and Sexuality Alliance) meets Thursdays @ 2:30 in the MPR.  The GSA is a safe (and fun) space for people of all sexualities and gender expressions. Allies are welcome too!

Hot Chocolate Sales: For the month of January, on Tuesdays, Leadership will be selling hot chocolate and cookies for $2 at lunch in the foyer. 

Wednesdays-Popcorn day $1.00 a bag & fresh baked Chocolate Chip Cookie .50 ea.

Bagel Café:  Everyone welcome Bagels, muffins, granola bars, Egg McMuffin  8-8:40am Room 803

Mon –  Perogies with slaw

Tues – Chicken bacon ranch wraps

Wed – Cozy winter soup

Thurs –Pancakes and sausages

Friday – Pizza